An International Conference on Stress Response and Conditioning

Impact on Maternal and Generation Health

January 14, 2017
9:00 am | Karachi

Medical College

                                                                         REGISTRATION OPEN

Join experts in obstetrics, feto-maternal, neonatal medicine and early childhood development. Register now for the conference.

Conference themes
  • Long-term consequences of stress in pregnancy
  • Fetal health and post-natal consequences
  • Effects of stress on fetal genetics and epigenetics
  • Impact of stress on a fetus’s brain and heart
Conference Objectives
  • Recognise the importance of peri-conception, antenatal, early childhood and adolescent periods in shaping the lifelong health, learning and behaviour of an individual
  • Determine the influence of stress during pregnancy on the critical periods of embryonic and fetal programming and its long-term consequences on non-communicable diseases
  • Understand the influence of stress on genetics and epigenetics during evolution and development
  • Identify the importance of timely interventions for risk reduction along the biological life course
Pre-Conference Workshops
  • Ethical Framework of Termination of Pregnancy
  • Diabetes in Pregnancy
  • NRP-Intrapartum Asphyxia Prevention, Recognition and Management
Organiser
Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Neonatal Health, Division of Women and Child Health, AKU

CME Points will be awarded for participation in the event

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AKU

V E N U E

AKU Auditorium

TO REGISTER
Download the registration form


FEES

Conference (only): PKR 500/-
Workshop (each): PKR 500/-
Conference+1 Workshop: PKR 1,000/-

C O N T A C T

To register:
Conference Secretariat, AKU
021 3486 4578/4584
conf.sect@aku.edu

For further information:
Mr Yazdyar S. Haveliwala
Divisional Manager
Division of Women and Child Health
Aga Khan University
yazdyar.haveliwala@aku.edu